Is your horse needle shy? Help is at hand!

horse needle shy

Is your horse needle shy? Help is at hand! The Mare and Foal Sanctuary will be launching another of its successful Confident Horse webinars on 8th December. This time the expert team will be looking at how to help a horse or pony with needle shyness. When a horse or pony is needle shy it is usually because they are worried about having an injection. Their fear response may be shown through avoidance behaviours such as pulling away, pushing handlers out of the way, rearing or trying to escape. When a horse is needle shy…

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A Worry-Free Winter with Top Tips from Robinson Animal Healthcare

If you are lucky enough to have your own arena, keep it harrowed during winter to help prevent it from freezing.

A Worry-Free Winter with Top Tips from Robinson Animal Healthcare ** Sponsored Post ** As we head into the depths of winter, Robinson Animal Healthcare offers advice to help make winter worry-free. The winter months bring with them a whole new set of ailments and injury risks to both horses and their owners as the temperature drops and we are faced with adverse weather conditions. In order for treatment to be effective, it is vital that you have access to a well-stocked first aid kit whilst on the yard and…

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